[Document, 1824 November 10]

 

Name
Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834 (Author)
Jay, John, 1745-1829 (Addressee)
Title
[Document, 1824 November 10]
Abstract
One of his first inquiries on reaching America was to inquire after Jay and the means of greeting him. Regrets the distance and duties which required him to postpone a visit. Is going to Washington to be introduced to the members of the Houses and to thank them for their invitation to America. Wishes he could say when he will be able to visit Jay, but will know only after some time.
Subjects
United States--History--1783-1865; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format
correspondence
Genre
correspondence
Date
November 10, 1824
Physical Description
1 page
Language
English
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Also In
The papers of John Jay
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/znz1-z673